Frisbie, Margaret M.

Margaret M Frisbie
Margaret M. Frisbie

Practice Areas:
Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate and Trust Administration, Retirement Benefits Planning, Business Succession Planning, Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations Administration, Probate and Trust Litigation

Firm: Bunger & Robertson
226 South College Square P. O. Box 910 Bloomington IN 47402
(812) 332-9295
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Margaret (known as Peggy) has practiced with Bunger & Robertson since 1994. Prior to joining the firm she practiced with the estate planning group of Sidley & Austin, Chicago, from 1984 to 1990 and was in private practice in Bloomington from 1990 to 1994.

Peggy represents individuals in their estate planning, providing wills, trusts and related documents, estate and gift tax counsel, and advice regarding elder law issues, retirement benefits, business succession and charitable giving.

Peggy also acts as legal counsel to individuals and institutions involved in the settlement of estates and trusts after death, working with executors, trustees, and beneficiaries on probate proceedings, tax filings, and distributions to beneficiaries.

Peggy also has significant experience representing new and existing charities and other nonprofit organizations, and has taught the law of nonprofits and charities to law school students and to professional managers of these organizations.

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1991
  • U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1984
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, 1991


  • Northwestern University, B.S.J.
  • University of Kentucky Law School, J.D., summa cum laude


  • Monroe County Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Hoosier Hills Estate Planning Council (Past President and Director)
  • Community Foundation of Bloomington and Monroe County (Board Director)
  • Law Clerk to Chief Judge, U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals